Archive for the ‘Social Media’ Category

How to Establish Yourself Online – Part 3: Setting up WordPress

Posted: August 20, 2009 at 12:00 am by

Now that your webhost and domain name has been setup and configured from Part 2, it is now time to install wordpress on your website. Wordpress is a blogging system used by millions of people and is customizable. Setting up wordpress is not a difficult task, however it does take some care.

How to Establish Yourself Online – Part 2: Domain Name and Web Host

Posted: August 19, 2009 at 12:00 am by

If you have read Part 1 of our series, you will know the value of creating a Brand for your online presence. To recap, a brand is a word or series of words that represents your product or yourself. Your brand is important, as you want online users to remember your brand and what it stands for. For this article, we will discuss purchasing a domain name and a web host.

How to Establish Yourself Online – Part 1: Plan

Posted: August 18, 2009 at 4:55 pm by

With billions of people on the Internet daily, it is becoming important for businesses and individuals to become established on the Internet. It is a great challenge, as many Internet users are already established, providing competition for users. Establishing yourself online will be a difficult challenge, but one you can overcome if you have time, patience, and a willingness to learn. It will not be an overnight success story, however within six months you can enjoy many visitors, increasing exposure for yourself or your product.

Twitter Down Again, External Apps to be Affected

Posted: August 15, 2009 at 4:01 pm by

Lately the news is not good for Twitter. On Saturday, approximently 1 PM Eastern Time Twitter went offline, with an official announcement stating the company was “actively working” to fix the issue. A few minutes after 2 pm, the company stated the API external applications use will be put offline as part of the recovery process. At approximently 3 pm, twitter appeared to be running normally.

The Beginners Guide to Gaining Followers on Twitter

Posted: August 13, 2009 at 6:44 pm by

If you are new to twitter you may be searching and seeing people with 5,000, 10,000, and 20,000 followers. You may wonder how people can get so many followers, and how long does it take?

Connect WordPress to Myspace

Posted: August 8, 2009 at 3:34 am by

We have just begun constructing our myspace page, located here. One of the first thoughts that came to mind was how to list current posts from this website to our myspace page automatically. With twitter it was easy, and I hoped it would be just as easy with myspace. After about five minutes of searching, I have found the Myspace Crossposter plugin. Setup and installiation was easy. In the next few days I will comment on how the plugin works.